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    Horace and Agnes: a Love Story

    Presented by Griffin Museum of Photography at Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester

    October 14 - December 4, 2014

    A collaborative photographic journal that depicts the life story of characters Horace and his wife Agnes. Photography by Asia Kepka. Stories by Lynn Dowling.

    Artist’s Statement:

    “On a hot July day, we dressed ourselves up with masks borrowed from a friend and started shooting self-portraits. We were fascinated by these characters and immediately named them Horace and Agnes. Once we ...more


    Kids' Shows: Film - THE MUPPET MOVIE

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    November 29, 2014

     They're irreverent, irrepressible, and downright irresistible…they're the Muppets. In their first full-length movie, see how their meteoric rise to fame and fortune began:...more

    Thanksgiving Weekend

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge

    November 27 - November 30, 2014

    Historians at Old Sturbridge Village will interpret a 19th century New England Thanksgiving from November 27 to November 30. Learn about 1830s dining etiquette, and join the men of the Village for...more

    Cultural Survival Bazaar

    Presented by Cultural Survival

    November 28 - November 30, 2014

    A festival of native arts & cultures from around the world, featuring native artisans and performers, fairly traded products benefiting the livelihoods of artisans, projects in their...more

    Sing-A-Long Mary Poppins

    Presented by Regent Theatre and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 28 - November 30, 2014

    Sing-a-long with on-screen lyrics, play-a-long with your supercalifragilistic bag of props, and march-a-long in the onstage costume parade in your Mary Poppins inspired...more

    Copley Square Tree Lighting

    Presented by Copley Place at Copley Square, Boston

    December 1, 2014

    Mythbusters: Behind the Myths Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre, Worcester

    December 2, 2014

     Based on the popular Emmy-nominated series, co-hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage will be presenting demonstrations that take the audience behind the myths and explain how they decide which...more

    Alex Gerasev | Short Stories

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    September 5 - December 2, 2014

    There is a childlike wonder about each “short story” that painter and graphic designer Alex Gerasev creates. Even with the whimsy his works portray at first glance, the inspiration for...more

    Boston Common Holiday Tree Lighting

    Presented by Boston Common Frog Pond at Boston Common Frog Pond, Boston

    December 4, 2014

    Narrative/Non-Narrative at FPAC Gallery

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    October 23 - December 4, 2014

    The Fort Point Arts Community Gallery is pleased to announce the second exhibition for the 2014/15 season, Narrative/Non-Narrative: Two Artistic Approaches, featuring the work of Mario Kon...more

    Full Moon Owl Prowl for Families

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    November 8 - December 6, 2014

    Ever wondered if an owl really is as smart as they say? Why don't we hear them when they fly? Just how far can an owl see? Come with the whole family under the moon to learn about owl calls,...more

    Full Moon Owl Prowl for Families

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    December 6, 2014

    Ever wondered if an owl really is as smart as they say? Why don't we hear them when they fly? Just how far can an owl see? Learn about owl calls, behavior and habitat, and search for our...more

    Maud Morgan Arts Fall Classes

    Presented by Maud Morgan Arts

    September 29 - December 6, 2014

    For Maud Morgan Arts teacher Alice Turkel, the ideal class size is large enough so that students “can’t get quite as much help as they want.” Turkel offers plenty of instruction...more

    HISTORIC NEWTON DECEMBER COMMUNITY WEEKEND

    Presented by Historic Newton at Historic Newton, Newton

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    HISTORIC NEWTON DECEMBER COMMUNITY WEEKEND
    Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to both of the Historic Newton museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington...more

    Boston Open Studios 2014

    Presented by Boston Open Studios Coalition and City of Boston

    June 7 - December 7, 2014

    Talk to and buy art directly from the artist, see demonstrations, listen to music, sample area restaurants and peruse off-the-beaten path retail shops in Boston's historic neighborhoods! ...more

    Jumbo: Marvel, Myth & Mascot

    Presented by Tufts University Art Gallery at Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford

    September 11 - December 7, 2014

    The exhibition will be the first of its kind to narrate Jumbo's life story from star of the London Zoo to college mascot by means of original images (posters, couriers, photographs, etc.) and...more

    Manna: Masterworks from the Tufts University Permanent Art Collection

    Presented by Tufts University Art Gallery at Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford

    September 11 - December 7, 2014

    The first exhibition in 13 years focusing on a curated selection of 47 of the finest works of painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, and new media from the Tufts University Permanent Art...more

    CraftBoston Holiday

    Presented by The Society of Arts and Crafts at Hynes Convention Center, Boston

    December 5 - December 7, 2014

    Comprised of 175 exhibitors, CraftBoston Holiday is a highly regarded, must-attend event for artists, collectors, and craft enthusiasts. Presented at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s...more

    Holidays at Highfield Hall

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    November 28 - December 7, 2014

    Top decorators and designers showcase their talents in the elegant rooms of Highfield Hall including a craft gallery, an international crèche collection, a tea shoppe, model train display,...more

    Holiday Celebration

    Presented by RISD Museum of Art at RISD Museum of Art, Providence

    December 7, 2014

    Kick off the holiday season with live music, carolers, refreshments, and a visit with Santa.


    Watercolors in Nature

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    October 7 - December 9, 2014

    Let the beauty of nature inspire your painting! Watercolors are a great way to experience nature and brighten up a day. Explore the use of textures, lines, colors and more. Bring your own painting...more

    Pondering Walden Discussion Series

    Presented by deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum at deCordova Sculpture Park & Museum, Lincoln

    November 20 - December 11, 2014

    Consider Walden, revisited in connection with its natural and literary inspirations (Walden Pond and Henry David Thoreau's book Walden) during this in-depth discussion series...more

    Met Opera Live in HD: WAGNER - Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    December 13, 2014

    James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy—back at the Met for the first time in eight years—about a group of Renaissance “master...more

    Free Drop-in Family Days

    Presented by Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts at Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord

    September 13 - December 13, 2014

    The Umbrella Community Arts Center invites families to drop in and unleash their creativity during Free Drop-In Family Days. Sponsored by the Concord, Carlisle, Lincoln, and Maynard Cultural...more

    Franklin Evans Art Exhibit

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    August 26 - December 13, 2014

    Franklin Evans’ site-specific, all-encompassing environments include unstretched canvases, wall paintings, photos, sound and theoretical texts. Celebrating connections over divisions,...more

    Intro to MIG Welding

    Presented by Stonybrook Fine Arts at Stonybrook Fine Arts, Boston

    October 25 - December 13, 2014

     Intro MIG Welding (Metal Inert Gas Welding) provides and overview of the MIG welding process, and covers the basic use of the equipment, shop safety. During the workshop, students will...more

    Schola Cantorum of Boston: Scenes from the Nativity

    Presented by RISD Museum of Art at RISD Museum of Art, Providence

    December 13, 2014

    Enjoy an evening of Reniassance music performed by the 10-member Schola Cantorum of Boston. The evening begins with a Gallery Talk at 7:15 with Museum Educator Hollis Mickey focusing on...more

    Dance at the Cinema: SWAN LAKE LEGENDS

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    December 14, 2014

    A never-before-seen high definition restoration of a historic Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn 1966 performance of Swan Lake (Tchaikovsky) at the Vienna State Opera...more

    Wifredo Lam: Imagining New Worlds

    Presented by Boston College and McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College at McMullen Art Museaum, Newton

    August 31 - December 14, 2014

    Presenting more than forty paintings and a wide selection of works on paper by Wifredo Lam (1902–82), this retrospective is the first to examine the artist as a global figure whose work...more

    Convergence: School of Visual Arts Alumni Exhibition

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at 808 Gallery, Boston

    October 24 - December 14, 2014

    The School of Visual Arts presents its first large-scale alumni exhibition showcasing alumni working in a variety of media and at all stages of career. Guest curated by New York-based artist...more

    Joo Lee Kang: Unnaturally Beautiful & Art Faculty Review

    Presented by UNH Museum of Art

    November 1 - December 14, 2014

    November 1-December 14, 2014 (closed Nov. 11 & Nov. 26-30)

    Museum hours: M/Tu./W 10am-4pm, Th. 10am-8pm, closed Fri., Sat./Sun. 1pm-5pm

    Opening Reception, Thursday, November 6,...more

    James Palmigiano: Recent Collages

    Presented by Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery. College of the Holy Cross at Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester

    September 3 - December 17, 2014

    Fr. James Palmigiano is an artist and Trappist monk who resides at Saint Joseph’s Abbey in Spencer, Massachusetts. His collages reflect his experience of life in the monastery, with the...more

    The Italian Nativity IL PRESEPE: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul

    Presented by Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery. College of the Holy Cross at Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester

    September 3 - December 17, 2014

    The Italian Nativity IL PRESEPE: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul is an exploration of an important form of Italian installation art: the nativity scene, or the presepe, by Margot Balboni,...more

    Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) and New Art Center at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    December 17, 2014

    Enjoy an evening of art and activities celebrating Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights. Tour the galleries to learn about the Museum's collection of Judaica, sketch in the galleries, and listen...more

    Kids' Shows: Film - THE MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    December 20, 2014

    ‘Tis the season for love, laughter, and one of the most cherished stories of all time! Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and all the hilarious Muppets in this merry, magical version of...more

    Christmas by Candlelight

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge

    December 5 - December 21, 2014

    Discover the foundations of today’s Christmas traditions at Old Sturbridge Village’s Christmas by Candlelight event. Historians will explain the origin of traditions like Father...more

    Feast Your Eyes

    Presented by Wellesley College

    September 17 - December 21, 2014

    Artfully photographing a meal is not only a recent foodie fad, but taps a long history of feast and famine imagery. Connecting contemporary interest in cuisine with the rich tradition of still...more

    Opera at the Cinema: FALSTAFF

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    December 21, 2014

    A lyric comedy opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi.

    The composer views the escapades of the old penniless and pot-bellied knight, who wants to deceive the wives and ends up routed, in a...more

    Cultural Survival Bazaar

    Presented by Cultural Survival

    December 19 - December 21, 2014

    A festival of native arts & cultures from around the world. We feature Native artisans and performers, fairly traded products benefiting the livelihoods of artisans, projects in their...more

    Craft and Modernity: Professional Women Artists in Boston (1890-1920)

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts

    November 6 - December 21, 2014

    This exhibition considers craft across media and documents women’s contributions to artistic thought that have been minimized in the art historical discourse. Organized by Boston University...more

    John Altoon

    Presented by Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University

    October 8 - December 21, 2014

    The first major retrospective of John Altoon (1925-1969), a little-known yet important artist whose brief but significant career unfolded in Southern California from the 1950s until his untimely...more

    Mark Bradford: Sea Monsters

    Presented by Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University

    September 11 - December 21, 2014

    This just-completed body of work draws upon the example of Medieval and Renaissance maps: specifically, the tendency of cartographic illustrators to use fantastical creatures to mark uncharted...more

    Works on Paper

    Presented by South Shore Art Center at South Shore Art Center, Cohaset

    October 24 - December 21, 2014

    Works on Paper is a national show juried by MFA assistant curator of contemporary art - Al Miner.  Seventy-five artworks were selected from nearly 800 entries.  Opening Reception Friday...more

    Franklin Evans Exhibit

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    August 26 - December 26, 2014

    Franklin Evans’ site-specific, all-encompassing environments include unstretched canvases, wall paintings, photos, sound, and theoretical texts. Celebrating connections over divisions,...more

    Sing-A-Long Sound of Music

    Presented by Regent Theatre and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    December 26 - December 30, 2014

    Have you ever been to a film musical and had the uncontrollable urge to burst into song? Do you muse over the endless tailoring opportunities for chintz curtains? Have you always wondered what it...more

    Storied Walls: Murals of the Americas

    Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Cambridge

    August 6, 2012 - December 31, 2014

    Features large-scale drawings, photographs, and actual pieces of murals from the Awatovi, Maya, and Moche cultures. From New Mexico and Guatemala to the desert cities of Peru, the murals provide a...more

    Kennedy Legacy Walking Trail

    Presented by HyArts Cultural District

    August 14, 2013 - December 31, 2014

    The Kennedy Legacy Walking Trail, located in the heart of the HyArts Cultural District, celebrates the significant role the Kennedy¹s played in shaping the history of Hyannis and Cape Cod....more

    Hammond Residential Real Estate South End Exhibits: The World We Live In

    Presented by Hammond Residential RE

    September 20 - December 31, 2014

    The Hammond Residential Real Estate office located in the ATELIER 505 building, at 505 Tremont Street in Boston's South End, is pleased to present an exhibit in conjunction with Canvas Fine...more

    Metal Petals

    Presented by The Artist Gallery at The Roudenbush Community Center

    December 1 - December 31, 2014

    Join photographer and jeweler Laura Doran for MetalPetals. Her altered photography, featuring metal and petals, printed on watercolor paper and mounted on stretched canvas, will be on...more

    "Address Unknown: Traces of Hope" Exhibition

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    October 8 - December 31, 2014

    Address Unknown: Traces of Hope represents hope and resiliency in the plight of homelessness. Each of the four artists share an experience with homelessness and through their creativity,...more

    THE ICE

    Presented by First Night at Faneuil Hall Marketplace (Quincy Market), Boston

    December 30, 2014 - January 1, 2015

    "THE ICE" features a collection of interactive, family-friendly ice sculptures complemented by live street theater performances.


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